Board of Zoning Appeals

Fairfax County, Virginia

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BZA Appeal Staff Reports

The following Appeal Staff Reports have been scheduled for public hearings before the Board of Zoning Appeals. Please note that posted hearing dates may be subject to change.  For the full meeting agenda, please refer to the Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting Agenda page.

For the convenience of the public, copies of the Staff Reports for the Appeals are available in PDF format below by clicking on the Appeal number.

Appeal # Appellants Nature of Appeal Public Hearing Date
A 2017-MV-027 Robert Merkli Appeal of a determination that the appellant is operating a storage yard, a vehicle light service establishment, and vehicle major service establishment, all on the property in the R-1 District all in violation of Zoning Ordinance provisions.

June 20, 2018

Deferred to Sept. 26, 2018

A 2017-PR-025

Stephen A. and

Iva E. Armstrong

Appeal of a determination that the subject property has approximately 1,100 sq. ft. of the front yard covered with pavement, which exceeds the maximum of 30 percent coverage allowed in the front yard on property in the R-4 District, in violation of Zoning Ordinance provisions.

June 13, 2018 

Deferred for Decision only to Oct. 3, 2018

A 2017-SU-026 Gregg Caldwell Appeal of a determination that three (3) storage structures (”Sea Containers”) are located on the property without site plan approval, that the required 25 foot wide transitional screening yard has not been maintained, and that a sign has been placed on the property without required permits, all on property in the I-5 District in violation of Zoning Ordinance provisions.

May 23, 2018

Deferred for Decision only to Oct. 3, 2018

A 2017-LE-019

Alvaro Cestti

Gladys Caballero

Appeal of a determination that the appellant has erected an accessory structure which exceeds 7 feet in height and is located within the 10-foot minimum required side yard; and, has constructed a fence exceeding 4 feet in height in the front yard, both in violation of Zoning Ordinance provisions.

March 14, 2018

Deferred for Decision only to Nov. 7, 2018

A 2012-LE-017

Hajimohammad Revocable Trust

Mohammad Hajimohammad

Flora Hajimohammad

Appeal of a determination that the appellants are allowing a vehicle sale, rental and ancillary service establishment to operate on property in the C-6 District without Special Exception approval or valid Non-Residential use Permit, in violation of Zoning Ordinance provisions.

March 21, 2018

Rescheduled to May 2, 2018

Deferred to Dec. 5, 2018